Further guidance on infection prevention and control lead requirements

Providing further information on IPC lead requirements.

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Subscriber announcement
Health sector

As previously announced, all residential aged care facilities must appoint an infection prevention and control (IPC) lead.

Further guidance on IPC leads, including specific training and reporting requirements are contained in the letter from the department’s Secretary, Dr Brendan Murphy.

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More information on the IPC lead requirement is available on the department’s website.